Movie Reviews Archive

Movie Review: ‘Alpha’

Review by Bradley Smith Trailers can be misleading. I did not see the trailers for Alpha beforehand, but I nearly took my nephew who backed out due to the time of the screening. He and his mother, my sister, had seen the trailers and ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Dr. Brinks & Dr. Brinks’

Review by James Lindorf Dr. Brinks & Dr. Brinks, Josh Crockett’s directorial debut is a comedy of errors about siblings struggling with grief after the sudden death of their absentee parents. The estranged brother and sister, Marcus and Michelle Brinks (Scott Rodgers and Kristin ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Mile 22’

Greetings again from the darkness. I like secrets too! By definition, information is scarce on these teams, so Secret Ops units are perfect fodder for intrigue, espionage, and geopolitical action flicks. A fictional account of an elite paramilitary unit chasing down Russian spies is ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

Greetings again from the darkness. With so much attention on this being a rare mainstream movie with an “all Asian cast”, it’s possible to lose sight of the fact that it’s much more than this generation’s THE JOY LUCK CLUB (1993). Director John M ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Luis And The Aliens’

A laughter riot from start to end, this animation movie is just the kind of stress buster you need in an otherwise usual routine. Revolving around the adventures of a little boy Luis and his unbelievable encounter with three aliens, the story is truly ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Dog Days’

Review by Monique Thompson Elizabeth is a charming anchorwoman who seeks advice from her dog’s therapist. Tara is a spunky barista who dreams of a life beyond the coffee shop. Daisy is a dog walker who’s enamored with a client. Garrett pines for a ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘5th Passenger’

Review by James Lindorf On July 10th, 2018, Epic Pictures released the sci-fi thriller 5th Passenger on all major On Demand platforms. 5th Passenger was directed by Scott Baker and stars Morgan Lariah (Colony One and Chase Me Through), Tim Russ (Star Trek: Voyager), ...Read More

Documentary Review: ‘A Whale Of A Tale’

Documentaries bring stories from far and wide. While seated within the comforts of our home, we are able to understand, learn, reflect and entertain ourselves all at once. They are educational and motivational, carrying a strong message that often resonates at some level. One ...Read More